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Rural areas: abortion in, 490; health levels in, 463-66; population growth in, 163, 281-82,573
Rural-urban migration. See Migration, rural-urban
Savings: and fertility decline, 165, 203, 205; of households, 151, 153, 155-56, 245, 263-65, 268; and rapid population growth, 167,168
Sex ratio, 641,669-74
Seychelles, 130
Sib-number effect. See Family size
Sib-spacing effect. See Birth interval
Singapore, 574; education in, 321, 333; fertility decline in, 120, 129, 501, 645; mortality in, 108, 328
Social class: and abortion, 505, 512, 518; and disease, 471; and family-size effects, 412-13, 414, 416-17, 419, 424, 442, 452, 585; and fertility, 595-96, 609; and opinion on birth- control, 544-45; and political demands, 575, 578 (Social   interaction,   health   effects   of, I   468-75
Social mobility, 299-302
Social security, 492, 581-82, 622, 633
Socioeconomic development: and demographic transition, 120, 130, 131; and fertility decline, 124-25, 138-46, 206
South America. See Latin America
Southern areas, 110,112,113
South Korean Republic, 113, 257, 574; abortion in, 487-90, 497, 499, 501; fertility decline in, 120, 129, 143-44
Space, 117, 118,209,235,238
Spain, 125, 136 .'Specialization, 204, 205
Standards of living, 228, 235
Starvation, 188
Stationary  population,  639-41, 648-51
Sterility, 212
Sterilization, 228-29, 392, 624
Substitution, 208
Surpluses, 260, 267
Sweden, 385; abortion in, 502-3, 519, 520, 521, 523; contrasted with Honduras, 646-48, 653-55, 660; demographic history of, 108, 137-38, 642, 643
Switzerland, 503-4
Syria, 144
Taiwan. See China, Republic of
Tax penalties, 621
Taxing capacity, 192
Teachers: ratio of pupils to, 334, 337-38, 340-41, 346, 348; requirements for, 340-41, 343, 348; salary costs of, 321, 334-36, 349; supply of, 320, 330-34,337
Technical assistance. See International assistance
Technological revolution, 105
Technology: in developing countries, 193, 204, 354, 369, 385, 590; resource-environment aspects of, 209, 224, 235, 241, 607, 644-45. See also Agriculture; Economic development; Resources
Telephones, 138, 139, 143
Thailand, 143-44,257
Tobago, 133n,140
Togo,642
Tractors. See Agriculture
Trade: and food supply, 228-32, 251, 267; and resource adequacy, 224, 241
Traditional societies, 120, 261, 265, 281-82,600,645
Transitional period, 114-15,480
Transportation, 252, 605
Trinidad, 130,133/1, 140
Tubewells. See Agriculture
Tunisia, 130, 144,481,486,517
Turkey, 130, 144, 491,393-95
Unemployment and underemployment, 204, 239, 573, 580. See also Employment; Labor force
UNESCO, 325-26
Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (U.S.S.R.): abortion in, 481, 493, 494, 496, 520; agriculture in, 246, 257^258; fertility decline in, 133, 136, 144; population patterns in, 109, 110, 112, 125-27,581,589-90
United Arab Republic, 144, 159, 161-64, 491
United Kingdom, 115-16,523
United Nations, 104, 109-14, 330, 399, 626
United Nations T7ood and Agricultural Organization (FAO), 233, 249, 252-53